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Death of Fr O'Rourke

It is with sorrow that we announce the death of one of Glasgow’s oldest and best-loved priests, Fr Frank O’Rourke, former PP of St Michael’s, Parkhead.

Fr O’Rourke died at the age of 93 on Low Sunday.

Born in 1928 he was ordained a priest on 29 Jun 1955 by Archbishop Campbell.

He served in the following parishes:

1955: St Michael's Glasgow (Assistant Priest);

1963: St Kessog's (Assistant Priest);

1976: St Mary Immaculate (Assistant Priest);

1981: St Constantine's (Assistant Priest);

1984: St Luke's (Parish Priest);

1991: St Michael's Glasgow (Parish Priest);

2011: Retired.

Fr. Frank’s remains will be received into the Church for a Vigil on: Tuesday 3rd May at 6:30pm

Requiem Mass: Wednesday 4th May at 11:30am

Burial: St. Peter’s Cemetery (Dalbeth) at 1pm

All Welcome

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